Table 2 
Retail sales by industry – Seasonally adjusted 

Retail sales by industry – Seasonally adjusted
  April
2017
March
2018r
April
2018p
March to April 2018 April 2017 to April 2018
  millions of dollarsmillions of dollarsmillions of dollars % change% change
Total retail trade (current dollars) 48,746 50,163 49,546 -1.2 1.6
Total retail trade (2012 chained dollars) 47,002 47,325 46,655 -1.4 -0.7
Total (current dollars) excluding motor vehicle and parts dealers 35,564 36,381 36,363 -0.1 2.2
Total (current dollars) excluding motor vehicle and parts dealers and gasoline stations 30,466 30,915 30,820 -0.3 1.2
Motor vehicle and parts dealers 13,182 13,783 13,183 -4.3 0.0
New car dealers 10,660 11,181 10,613 -5.1 -0.4
Used car dealers 853 921 883 -4.1 3.5
Other motor vehicle dealers 890 866 882 1.8 -0.9
Automotive parts, accessories and tire stores 779 815 805 -1.2 3.4
Furniture and home furnishings stores 1,559 1,598 1,583 -0.9 1.5
Furniture stores 954 988 983 -0.6 2.9
Home furnishings stores 605 610 601 -1.5 -0.7
Electronics and appliance stores 1,271 1,359 1,381 1.6 8.6
Building material and garden equipment and supplies dealers 3,032 3,126 3,024 -3.3 -0.3
Food and beverage stores 10,059 10,074 10,309 2.3 2.5
Supermarkets and other grocery (except convenience) stores 6,934 6,811 7,008 2.9 1.1
Convenience stores 649 671 685 2.2 5.6
Specialty food stores 614 651 653 0.4 6.4
Beer, wine and liquor stores 1,862 1,941 1,962 1.1 5.4
Health and personal care stores 3,894 3,862 3,825 -0.9 -1.8
Gasoline stations 5,099 5,466 5,542 1.4 8.7
Clothing and clothing accessories stores 2,749 2,830 2,793 -1.3 1.6
Clothing stores 2,093 2,184 2,178 -0.3 4.0
Shoe stores 354 334 326 -2.2 -7.9
Jewellery, luggage and leather goods stores 301 312 289 -7.3 -4.0
Sporting goods, hobby, book and music stores 1,063 1,061 1,049 -1.1 -1.3
General merchandise stores 5,671 5,713 5,585 -2.2 -1.5
Miscellaneous store retailers 1,168 1,293 1,272 -1.6 8.9
r
revised
p
preliminary
Note(s):
Figures may not add up to totals as a result of rounding.
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